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Khamseh Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
315
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2845B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2015 1:00PM

Description:

Khamseh Rug, Southwest Persia, c. 1900, the blue field with two gold and ivory gabled and latch-hooked squares inset with highly stylized rosettes and flanked by smaller similar type polychrome medallions and palmettes with serrated leaves, all within an ivory stylized rosette and reciprocal stepped triangle motif main border, multiple square and ribbon-patterned minor borders, 6 ft. 2 in. x 4 ft.
Estimate $800-1,000

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The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Carpet, Khamseh, Ornaments, Palmette, Ribbon, Rosette, Rug hooking

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